Germany

Thousands of people attend a demonstration with the slogan 'indivisible' against hate and four solidarity instead of exclusion in Berlin, Germany, Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
AP Photo/Markus Schreiber
October 13, 2018 - 1:05 pm
BERLIN (AP) — Tens of thousands of people protested racism and discrimination Saturday in Berlin, a demonstration that came amid rising concerns about Germany's increasingly confident far right. A wide range of groups, including pro-refugee, gay rights and Muslim organizations, backed the "...
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stock market gains and losses
October 11, 2018 - 7:13 am
By Daniel Shane, CNN Business (CNN) -- A sharp drop in US stocks is causing tremors thousands of miles away in Asia and Europe. Major share indexes in the United Kingdom, Germany and France fell more than 1% in early trading, following Wednesday's bloodbath in American markets, where the Dow...
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Pope Francis salutes faithful as he arrives in Freedom Square to celebrate a Mass in Tallinn, Estonia, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Pope Francis concludes his four-day tour of the Baltics visiting Estonia.
AP Photo/Andrew Medichini
September 25, 2018 - 12:23 pm
By Nicole Winfield and Jari Tanner, Associated Press TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Pope Francis acknowledged Tuesday that priestly sex abuse scandals are outraging the Catholic faithful and driving them away, and said the church must change its ways if it wants to keep future generations. Francis...
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People are watched by police as they attend a demonstration in eastern Germany, Sept. 7, 2018, after several nationalist groups called for marches protesting the killing of a German man two weeks ago, allegedly by migrants from Syria and Iraq.
AP Photo/Jens Meyer)AP Photo/Jens Meyer
September 09, 2018 - 9:25 am
BERLIN (AP) — The attack on a kosher restaurant in Chemnitz by masked neo-Nazis on the sidelines of an anti-migrant protest shows there's a deep problem with right-wing extremism in the region and should be treated as a call to action, the head of Germany's Central Council of Jews said Sunday...
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Mark Abrams
September 06, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say a dozen passengers aboard arriving flights from Germany and France were quarantined at U.S. Customs and Border Protection at Philadelphia International Airport after complaints of flu-like symptoms upon arrival. A Philadelphia police spokesman...
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2 stabbed in Amsterdam were Americans, officials say
Germain Moyon/Getty Images
September 01, 2018 - 2:27 pm
By Simon Cullen, Duarte Mendonca and Joe Sterling, CNN (CNN) -- The suspect in Friday's knife attack at Amsterdam's central railway station had a "terrorist motive" and is believed to have acted alone, police in the Netherlands said Saturday. Police said the suspect is a 19-year-old Afghan man who...
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In this Nov. 20, 2003 file photo, Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi concentration camp guard, stands in front of a building in the Queens borough of New York.
Suzanne DeChillo/The New York Times via AP, File
August 21, 2018 - 8:29 am
By Michael R. Sisak, David Rising and Randy Herschaft, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — The last Nazi war crimes suspect facing deportation from the U.S. was taken from his New York City home and spirited early Tuesday morning to Germany, the White House said. The deportation of the 95-year-old...
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Aldi is going granola to compete with Whole Foods
Aldi via CNN
August 17, 2018 - 1:19 pm
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Aldi is synonymous with low-cost food staples, canned goods and no frills shopping. But the German grocer is hoping a shift to trendy, natural foods will help it grow its market share in the United States. Last week, it announced the next phase of an aggressive...
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Wacken Open Air festival
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August 06, 2018 - 10:51 am
By Kevin Tschierse and Joseph Ataman, CNN (CNN) -- Two Germans who ran away from their retirement home to attend a heavy metal music festival had their plot foiled by police. A police patrol found the two elderly men at 3 a.m. on August 4 on their way to Wacken Open Air festival after staff at the...
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The Monday, July 30, 2018 screenshot shows the #MeTwo Twitter website. The hashtag, a play on the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, was created by journalist Ali Can following the resignation of soccer star Mesut Ozil.
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July 30, 2018 - 12:37 pm
By Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — After #MeToo comes #MeTwo . The hashtag has become a rallying point for scores of second- and third-generation immigrants in Germany, who have taken to Twitter to share their accounts of everyday racism and how they still struggle to be accepted...
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